Glassware Processor

Frederick, MD
Nov 09, 2018
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
The Basic Science Program (BSP) pursues independent, multidisciplinary research programs in basic or applied molecular biology, immunology, retro-virology, cancer biology or human genetics. Research efforts and support are an integral part of the Center for Cancer Research (CCR) at the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research (FNLCR). BSP provides procurement and logistical assistance in support of the research activities of the CCR. Operating as a component of the BSP, the Central Glassware Service performs the daily pick up, washing, sterilizing and delivery of laboratory related items and glassware to research facilities located at the FNLCR.


The Glassware Processor will:
  • Provide customer service
  • Pick up/return, sanitize, sterilize, wrap laboratory related items; glassware and plastics
  • Operate related equipment and instruments
  • Perform soap residue tests, sterilization charts and indicator tape
  • Maintain inventories and records
  • Restock/maintain laboratory glassware cabinets
  • General custodial/cleaning duties within the glassware processing area

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • One (1) year of general/support level work experience in any field
  • Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. and wear personal protective equipment
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license issued by the state in which the incumbent/candidate resides
  • Must have a clean driving record
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance

  • Knowledge of laboratory glassware
  • Basic record keeping skills
  • Metric system and basic mathematical skills
  • Ability to work within a team atmosphere as well as individually

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) | Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran (M/F/D/V) | Drug Free Workplace (DFW)